Sale 18JL04 | Lot 260

Art Deco Seed Pearl, Platinum, Diamond and Black Onyx Bead Sautoir, France

Catalogue: Important Jewelry

Lot Details

Lot 260
Art Deco Seed Pearl, Platinum, Diamond and Black Onyx Bead Sautoir, France
The delicate chain of circle links and seed pearls terminating in two stylized diamond-set and black onyx buckle links, suspending a multistrand pearl tassel approximately 2.6 to 1.8 mm., tipped by black onyx beads, with pierced platinum cap centering 3 old European-cut diamonds approximately .60 ct., accented by old European and single-cut diamonds and rectangular and triangle-shaped black onyx, topped by a black onyx bead and diamond-set pendant loop, with maker's mark and French assay mark, slightly obscured, several diamond-set bands missing on pendant, circa 1920. Length 32 inches.


Estimate: $5,000 - $7,000
Sold for $10,000 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Pearls: slightly creamy, cleanish, mostly out-of-round, some round, good luster.

Diamonds: G-H-I-VS-SI, several small diamonds missing.

Several rectangular black onyx chipped.
Two diamond-set bands under 2 bigger diamonds of cap missing.

Width of pearl chain 1/4 inch.
Length of tassel including pendant loop 2 7/8 inches.


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Estimate: $5,000 - $7,000
Sold for $10,000 (includes buyer's premium)

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